Pickering – Homicide detectives take over the case of a newborn found deceased in Lake Ontario

Durham region police said  the body of a male newborn was located on the shoreline of Lake Ontario in Pickering on August 6, 2020 by a citizen walking by. Police are appealing for any information that might help identify the newborn.

Police are urging any witnesses who may have information to assist investigators to come forward. If anyone knows the identity of the baby or the mother of the baby, they are asked to contact Detective. Alves of the Major Crimes – Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520. ext. 5407.